From Medieval Times to “900 Exhibition The “Assonance/Dissonance” exhibition will showcase masterpieces of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, such as Giordano, Bassano, Cardi, Redi alongside works by twentieth century Italian artists, including Pistoletto, Mondino, Paladino, Chia and Clemente, courtesy of the Sperone Westwater collection. This juxtaposition of antique and contemporary art will bring to the […]
Milan Was Asphalt: a book presentation (Theme of Farewell and After-Poems, The University of Chicago Press 2013) with the author Milo De Angelis and the translators, Susan Stewart (Princeton University) and Patrizio Ceccagnoli (University of Massachusetts Amherst). Poetry reading and discussion.
Fast Times Slow Music? LECTURE Luca Lombardi is one of internationally most known Italian composers. On the occasion of the concert scheduled on April 12 at Alice Tully Hall, the IIC of New York is pleased to present Luca Lombardi’s conference about slowness in music.
European Film Festival Corpo Celeste This Festival is an official project of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) as a celebration of the vitality of European cinema. Launched as an annual event in 2009, it instantly became popular for its unique, carefully selected film series, presenting films that have gained acclaim on the […]
1st Herbert Simon Society Conference The Herbert A. Simon Society brings together some of the most important economists critical of contemporary economic models and aims at reformulating economic theory by starting with the many non-neoclassical directions that have been developed in recent years. This workshop is focused on three themes that were identified as particularly […]
The Drawing Center presents Giosetta Fioroni: L’Argento, the artist’s first solo exhibition in North America. Featuring over seventy drawings, thirty paintings, ten illustrated books, two films, and related ephemera, Giosetta Fioroni: L’Argento will not only expand our understanding of post-World War II Italian art but also enable a crucial reinvestigation of the pop aesthetic more […]
It is Caterina Rago’s approach of surrendering her body to powerful emotion that inspires her blazing choreography. Rago originally from San Lucido, Italy, felt the desire to share her life as a new Italian in NYC. She officially founded the Caterina Rago Dance Company in 2007 (between rehearsals and performances with the Martha Graham Dance […]
One Night only Exhibition of New York Prize 2013 Winnners Anna Franceschini and Francesco Arena.Anna Franceschini presents: For in and out, above, about, below, ‘Tis nothing but a Magic Shadow-Show / Act IIFrancesco Arena presents: One and 2974 persons RSVP: events.iicnewyork.esteri.it or email@example.com
The Italian International Dance Festival is a festival that involves Italian dancers, companies and choreographers. A moment of exchange between artists of the new and old world, an “Embrace of Art” where two cultures meet to share this art. The gala evening will host a Lifetime Achievement Award. On the first day, lessons with Italian […]
The Encliclopaedic Palace Press Conference Press Conference to present the 55th Venice Biennale “The Enclicopaedic Palace”Speakers will include: Paolo Baratta, President of la Biennale di Venezia and Massimiliano Gioni, Curator of the 55th International Art Exhibition